Through our vision of eliminating poverty in our community, and guided by a passionate concern for the dignity and well-being of each individual, our work is based on building relationships, hope and trust. By addressing multiple needs, Bissell Centre provides a holistic approach to helping families and individuals experiencing poverty or homelessness.
This position reports to the Finance & Project Coordinator.
Currently, Bissell Centre is looking for the right individual to fill the permanent, full-time position of Community Bridge Support Worker. The Community Bridge is a rapid response intervention program to stop an imminent eviction and provide interventions and services to ensure that causes of the eviction are effectively addressed to ward of reoccurrence. The Community Bridge Support Worker practice a client centered, and strength-based approach to help ensure our participants who are facing eviction remain housed.
This position will occasionally be exposed to physical and/or verbal abuse.
Specific responsibilities of the position include:
The ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:
Education and Experience
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Bissell Centre offers above average industry benefits including; employer subsidized medical and dental benefits, life insurance, disability, outstanding vacation and more!
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.
Bissell Centre is an equal opportunity employer who is committed to diversity within our community and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals regardless of race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, family status, genetic characteristics, or disability. Bissell Centre is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees, in accordance with provincially and federally legislated protected grounds.
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